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Hawaiian Adding Oakland – Maui Flights Year-Round
September 2nd, 2011 · Comments Off · Maui Business
 

Hawaiian Airlines announced yesterday that it will add four weekly nonstop year-round flights direct from Oakland to Maui starting Wednesday, January 11, 2012.


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Travelocity Ranks Maui in Top 5 Summer Family Destinations
May 13th, 2011 · Comments Off · Maui Business
 

Maui ranks in the top five family vacation destinations for summer 2011, according to travel booking giant Travelocity.


Mokulele Airlines Enters Joint Venture with Mesa Air Group
Mokulele Airlines Enters Joint Venture with Mesa Air Group
October 13th, 2009 · Comments Off · Maui News
 

Two interisland airlines are joining forces to offer service under a joint venture agreement announced today.  Under the joint venture between Mokulele Airlines and Mesa Air Group, Inc., the companies will provide inter-island air service under both the Mokulele and go! brands.  The combined service will create Hawaii’s second-largest inter-island airline. Existing reservations booked on […]


Keanae taro lo'i. Photo by Wendy Osher.
MAUI BRIEFING TO DISCUSS POTENTIAL IMPACTS OF AG REDUCTIONS
September 3rd, 2009 · 1 Comment · Maui News
 

The Hawaii State Senate’s Ad Hoc Committee will conduct an informational briefing on Maui this week to gather information relating to the potential impacts of reductions within the state Department of Agriculture on Maui. In a press release issued today, the committee states that the discussion arises from Governor Linda Lingle’s announced intention to layoff […]


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ANITA WONG NAMED DEPUTY DIRECTOR OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS
September 3rd, 2009 · Comments Off · Maui News
 

Governor Linda Lingle has appointed Anita Seyer Wong as the deputy to the chair of the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands (DHHL). Wong has been with DHHL since 2007 handling complex assignments related to restructuring of development financing, legal coordination of housing contracts, as well as overseeing project managers for the department’s Land Development Division. […]


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KAHULUI AIRPORT PARKING DAILY RATE RISES TO $9
August 13th, 2009 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui News
 

The fee for parking at Kahului Airport will increase from $7 to $9 per day under a new rate plan set to go into effect on Monday, August 17, 2009. The fee increase is even greater at Honolulu International Airport where daily rates will increase from $10 to $13.  Rates at other neighbor island airports […]


PACIFIC WINGS RESUMES PARTIAL SERVICE
PACIFIC WINGS RESUMES PARTIAL SERVICE
July 10th, 2009 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui News
 

Pacific Wings airlines resumed partial service this morning (Friday, July 10, 2009) after suspending all flights on Wednesday and Thursday. The company claims an airline employee was assaulted and injured by a Hawaii Department of Transportation Contractor. State Transportation officials dispute the assault claim saying security personnel visited the site on Tuesday to serve citations […]


LANAI AIRPORT GOES SOLAR
LANAI AIRPORT GOES SOLAR
April 29th, 2009 · Comments Off · Maui News
 

The State Department of Transportation celebrates the completion of a new photovoltaic energy system at Lanai Airport.  The PV system is the final of seven DOT facilities across the state that have recently been completed as part of the DOT’s Photovoltaic Energy Systems Project. A dedication ceremony will be held Thursday morning, April 30th at […]


Rep. Mele Carroll. File photo © Wendy Osher.
RESIDENTS ATTEND HEARING IN PAUKUKALO: BILL SEEKS $200 MILLION IN PAST DUE REVENUES FOR OHA
February 10th, 2009 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui News
 

(By Wendy OSHER © 2009) About 40 residents showed up at the Paukukalo Community Center last night for the second in a series of statewide hearings hosted by the House Committee on Hawaiian Affairs. Committee Chair and Representative Mele Carroll of Maui explained progress on a bill that would give $200 million in past due […]


ISLAND POLICE BRIEFS:
ISLAND POLICE BRIEFS:
January 13th, 2009 · Comments Off · Maui News
 

BIG ISLAND POLICE BRIEFS: BODY OF WOMAN FOUND FLOATING IDENTIFIED Hawaii Police Department Detectives have identified a woman found floating near the Hilo breakwater on December 28, 2008. She has been positively identified as 56-year-old Debra Giamario of  Hilo. On Thursday, January 8, an acquaintance of Giamario’s initiated a missing person report stating that the woman had […]